Accession Number : AD0698304

Title :   BENTHOS AND TIDES.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 1 Dec 68-30 Nov 68-30 Nov 69,

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Munk,Walter ; Snodgrass,Frank

Report Date : 17 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The article describes recent work under the contract in the following areas: The benthic boundary layer; Description of instrument capsule system; Description of the thermistor current meter; Evaluation of deep sea transducers; and Analysis of pelagic tidal measurements.

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN CURRENTS, MEASUREMENT), TIDES, DEEP WATER, TURBULENT BOUNDARY LAYER, TEMPERATURE, INSTRUMENTATION, PACIFIC OCEAN

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE